CVE-2014-9447 elfutils

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medium
6.4
elfutils
CVE-2014-9447
2017-06-18 07:03
CVE-2014-9447
2017-06-16 19:12
2017-04-01 19:11
2017-01-05 20:16

Description

Directory traversal vulnerability in the read_long_names function in libelf/elf_begin.c in elfutils 0.152 and 0.161 allows remote attackers to write to arbitrary files to the root directory via a / (slash) in a crafted archive, as demonstrated using the ar program.

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Affected package information

Release Package Patched in
buster elfutils 0.159-4.1
jessie elfutils 0.159-4.1
sid elfutils 0.159-4.1
stretch elfutils 0.159-4.1
wheezy elfutils None